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This exciting, family-friendly 5K has been organized to raise money to support the Eden Chapel Missions Team and their annual missions outreach programs for 2017. This year, a portion of the proceeds will be going to Serving Paraguay, http://servingparaguay.org/, an organization established to take in at-risk youth from abused and neglected homes. All proceeds from this effort will go to updating the the children’s home of Hogar el Camino, and to purchase daily supplies that are needed through the Serving Paraguay foundation.
Early registration discounts will end on February 11th, 2016, and registration discounts end on March 12th. The fee for all registrations up to the day of the event will be $40 for the 5K, and $15 for the Fun Run. 100% of the proceeds raised from this event will go to support the Serving Paraguay Foundation through Eden Chapel in Seymour.
The 5k course is on a variety of surfaces, while the 1 mile Fun Run is all paved, completely on campus, and will occur prior to the start of the 5K.
This is a 5K event with separate run and walk divisions. It winds through the Johnson University campus in Knoxville, and will include hard surface, as well as some trail surface. 100% of proceeds from this race support the missions outreach of Eden Chapel, in Seymour, TN. There will be 1st and 2nd place awards for men and women, runners and walkers in standard age groups. Entry fee includes the event, t-shirt, and complimentary water. Create a team or come on your own!
The 1-mile Kids Fun Run will take place following the conclusion of the 5K, and for all runners ages 12 and under. There will be awards for all participants. Entry fee includes the event, t-shirt, and complimentary water.